$400 NLHE Main Event (Re-Entry)
Level 1: 25/50
Total Entries: 59
Friday’s play in the PPC Champion of Champions Series Main Event is in the books and it’s time to fire things up on Saturday here at Maryland Live! Casino with the start of Day 1C.
Day 1C is the third of four starting flights in the Main Event. The tournament carries a $75,000 guarantee. Players will start with 20,000 chips with an optional dealer add-on at the table. Blind levels with be 30 minutes long on Day 1 and move up to 45 minutes on Day 2. Registration and re-entry will be open until the start of Level 9. Play will continue until the end of Level 14, 14 players remaining or 12% of the field remaining. In addition to the cash prizes, 20% of the prize pool will be set aside for PPC Aruba Packages to the 2017 PPC Aruba World Championship.
So far, 32 players have advanced out of 139 entries in the first two flights of the tournament putting the tournament well on the way to the guarantee. Another group of hopefuls will be looking to join them this afternoon and head to Day 2. Jon Ryu cruised through Day 1B and currently stands as the overall chip leader with 298,800 chips followed by Ed Boyce with 233,500 after leading Day 1A.
Our players will have one chance to find their way to Sunday with Day 1D getting under way at 6:15 PM this evening.
It should be another terrific day of action here on the PPC Poker Tour in Day 1C. Best of luck to all of our players this morning!